The Disruptive Innovation Festival (DIF) is an online, open access event that invites thought-leaders, entrepreneurs, innovators, businesses, designers and learners to explore the question “The economy is changing – what do I need to know, experience and do?”. I’ve been following @thinkdif_ thinkdif.co for 3 years and was impressed by the sharing of ideas and knowledge by

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“Excellent delivery and engagement.” “Lots of unexpected content – great videos and excellent speakers.” “Completely essential for my business.” I was particularly delighted by what delegates said about the latest Innovation Impact Workshop. Innovation can be a somewhat fuzzy concept, but one that is completely essential if companies are to grow sustainably over the long

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Today I was fortunate to be invited to MOSI in Manchester for the big launch for the Northwest Business Leadership Team’s latest thought leadership report on Science, Technology and Innovation.  Could there be a more appropriate location for such an event sitting next to the machine that in 1948 Alan Turing made possible? In the

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System Growth Consulting are pleased to announce we have joined the MOOI – managing and organizing open innovation – forum, a new online community of OI-professionals who want to collaborate in discussing, structuring, and qualifying best practices of “Managing and Organizing Open Innovation”.  It offers a platform to bring open innovation management one level up

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System Growth Consulting are proud to support the Manufacturing Matters Campaign running in the UK to raise the public awareness of the importance and value of manufacturing to the economy. When asked to provide our sentence about why Manufacturing Matters, we said… “manufacturing is THE value creator in the economy and has an enduring capacity

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In Summary Thursday 31st October,  John Lennon School of Art and Design, John Moores University, Liverpool, UK Today, the Liverpool City Region held and launched its short but sweet conference to stimulate the region’s advanced manufacturing initiative and we attended to hear about it and tell you.  First – see and enjoy this video for

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The Date is 21st October 2013; The Place – The Midland Hotel, Manchester (UK not NH) The UK’s Technology Strategy Board is launching it’s £5m project fund to drive collaboration for The Circular Economy through the Knowledge Transfer Networks, the KTNs.  Combining the Materials, Environmental and Chemistry Innovation Networks as the supporting bodies to help

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